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USA Today Adds Alistair Barr

Alistair Barr is joining USA Today as a senior technology reporter. Barr comes to the paper from Reuters, where he served as e-commerce reporter for the past two years.

Prior to his time at Reuters, Barr covered hedge funds and banking for Marketwatch, from 2004 to 2011. Before that he served as a reporter for Bloomberg News from 1998 to 2003.

Barr tweeted that he begins at USA Today next Monday.

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Loeb Awards: Chris Anderson Wins Best Book

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The Loeb Awards–the Pulitzers of the business journalism world–were handed out last night by the dean of UCLA’s Anderson School of Management at a dinner in New York. The West Coast winner is

Chris Anderson, of Wired, won for his book, The Long Tail.

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